Meta Gener’ator and Version Info Remover

Description

This plugin will remove the version information that gets appended to enqueued style and script URLs. It will also remove the Meta Gener’ator tag in the head and in RSS feeds. Adds a bit of obfuscation to hide the WordPress version number and gener’ator tag that many sniffers detect automatically from view source. Option available to selectively exclude any style or script file from version info removal process.

You can enable/disable each removal options from admin dashboard:

  • Remove WordPress Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove WPML (WordPress Multilingual Plugin) Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove Slider Revolution Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove WPBakery Page Builder Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove Easy Digital Downloads Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove Master Slider Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove LayerSlider Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove Site Kit by Google Meta Gener’ator Tag
  • Remove Divi Theme Meta Gener’ator Tag (By default disabled; if required enable from Settings)
  • Remove WP Admin Footer Version & Thank You Note (By default disabled; if required enable from Settings)
  • Remove Version from Stylesheet
  • Remove Version from Script
  • Exclude files from version info removal process (by providing comma separated file names)
  • Remove Yoast SEO comments
  • Remove WP Rocket comments backlink and mention
  • Remove Google Analytics (MonsterInsights) comments
  • Remove Admin Bar WordPress Logo
  • Remove Admin Login Page Logo

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Dashboard > Settings > Meta Gener’ator and Version Info Remover

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Screenshots

  • Settings page
  • Settings page with a list of files (comma separated list) to exclude from version info removal process
  • View source demo

Installation

  1. Unzip the zipped file and upload to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Manage individual options from Dashboard > Settings > Meta Gener’ator and Version Info Remover

FAQ

Can I exclude a script/css file?

Yes! You can exclude any script/css files by providing the file names in comma separated format.

Will this plugin cause any problem with WordPress update process?

Not at all! It will cause no problem with WordPress update process.

After plugin update do I need to do anything?

Please go to plugin settings: Dashboard > Settings > Meta Gener’ator and Version Info Remover. Check if all the relevant checkboxes are enabled.

Reviews

Setembar 22, 2020
Great plugin, very easy to use and works as expected! Also, it is good supported. The developer updates the plugin based on user requests.
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Contributors & Developers

“Meta Gener’ator and Version Info Remover” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Changelog

13.1

  • Updated: Google Analytics (MonsterInsights) comments removal.

13.0

  • Added: WP Rocket comments backlink and mention removal.

12.2

  • Added: Admin Footer Version Removal.
  • Added: Admin Footer Thank You Text Removal.

12.1

  • Removed: Deprecated screen_icon function.

12.0

  • Added: Site Kit by Google Meta Gener’ator Removal.

11.0

  • Added: Divi Theme Meta Gener’ator Removal.

10.0

  • Added: Admin Bar WordPress Logo Removal.
  • Added: Admin Login Page Logo Removal.

9.0

  • Added: LayerSlider Meta Gener’ator Removal.

8.0

  • Added: Master Slider Meta Gener’ator Removal.

7.0

  • Added: Easy Digital Downloads Meta Gener’ator Removal.

6.2

  • Updated: Yoast SEO comments removal code updated.

6.1

  • Updated: Eliminate any PHP Notices and to meet PHP Strict Standards requirements.

6.0.4

  • Removed: Other language translation files to fix display errors.

6.0.3

  • Updated: Supported gener’ator name.

6.0.2

  • Updated: PHP notice fix for screen_icon.

6.0.1

  • Updated: Language translations.

6.0

  • Updated: Version removal feature – Added version argument checking.

5.1.1

  • Updated: Code improvements.

5.1

  • Added: Google Analytics (MonsterInsights) comments removal.

5.0

  • Added: Yoast SEO comments removal.

4.4.1

  • Updated: Language translations.

4.4

  • Added: WPBakery Page Builder Meta Gener’ator Removal.

4.3

  • Added: Slider Revolution Meta Gener’ator Removal.

4.2

  • Added: WPML (WordPress Multilingual Plugin) Meta Gener’ator Removal.

4.1

  • Added: German language translations.
  • Added: Spanish language translations.
  • Added: French language translations.
  • Added: Italian language translations.

4.0

  • Added: i18n (Internationalization) ’support.

3.4

  • Updated: Refactoring and improvements.

3.3

  • Updated: Data persistence logic on plugin re-activation hook.

3.2

  • Updated: Eliminate any PHP Notices and to meet PHP Strict Standards requirements.

3.1

  • Updated: Support for servers running PHP 5.3 or less added. Version 3.0 used a code that was ’supported only for PHP 5.4+. This has been modified to ’support all servers.

3.0

  • Updated: Feature enhancement – Exclude files from version info removal process (by providing comma separated file names).
  • Added: Screenshots

2.2

  • Updated: WordPress Tested Upto Info. WordPress 4.0 ’supported.

2.1

  • Updated: Gener’ator Remover Filter.

2.0

  • Added: Options to manage the settings from Administr’ator Dashboard.

1.0

  • Initial Commit.